Shooting Chauvet: Photographing the World’s Oldest Cave Art | PROOF

The Four Horses Panel in Chauvet Cave. Scientist Jean Clottes believes the images were intended to be experienced much the way we view movies, theater, or even religious ceremonies today—as a powerful shared experience.

Chauvet Cave Paintings Gallery

The Cave Art Paintings of the Chauvet Cave

Beautiful drawing of horses facing one another in Chauvet Cave in France. Art dates back to years. Seeing their artistry in the film Cave of Forgotten Dreams - Wernor Herzog is as close as one can get to the art as the caves are not open to the public.

Chauvet Cave Paintings Gallery Discovered on December 18, 1994, it is considered one of the most significant prehistoric art sites. A study published in 2012 supports placing the art in the Aurignacian period, approximately 30,000–32,000 years ago.

Chauvet France Cave Paintings Gallery Discovered on December it is considered one of the most significant prehistoric art sites. A study published in 2012 supports placing the art in the Aurignacian period, approximately years ago.

Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc Cave (Grotte Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc, Ardèche) In the Ardèche department of southern France, is a cave that contains the earliest known and best preserved cave paintings in the world. At least 13 different species are depicted. The cave was used by humans during two periods - Aurignacian : 30,000-32,000 years ago / Gravettian : 25,000-27,000 years ago

Detail from the panel of sixteen lions at Chauvet Cave (France) created in the last glacial period years ago

30,000-year-old handprint found in Chauvet Cave in France.

The Altamira cave paintings

Chauvet Cave, France - The oldest known cave art in Europe is the Chauvet Cave in France. The oldest paintings from the Chauvet Cave were made by hunters and gatherers around 32,400 years ago.

Chauvet Cave, the 2nd oldest known cave art in Europe

Chauvet Cave, France - The oldest known cave art in Europe is the Chauvet Cave in France. The oldest paintings from the Chauvet Cave were made by hunters and gatherers around years ago.

Chauvet Cave (ca. 30,000 B.C.) | Thematic Essay | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Шове - Chauvet -- Lions Hunting Bison -- BCE -- Chauvet Cave Paintings in Ardeche Valley -- France

cavetocanvas:    Aurochs And Rhinoceroses from Chauvet Cave, c. 30,000 BCE

The Chauvet Cave (The Oldest Known Paintings in the World): Jean-Marie Chauvet, Eliette Brunel Deschamps, Christian Hillaire, Jean Clottes, Paul G.

The Venus & The Sorcerer: The Cave Art Paintings of the Chauvet Cave. 30,000+ yrs ago. #caves #art #prehistoric

A Gallery of Cave Paintings from the Chauvet Cave as part of the Bradshaw Foundation France Rock Art Archive. The Chauvet Cave is one of the most famous prehistoric rock art sites in the world.

Cave bears loomed large in the Cro-Magnon mind as shown in this Chauvet cave painting.

Fate of the Cave Bear

Cave bear painting, circa years before present, from Chauvet Cave, valley of the Ardeche River, France. These are the oldest cave paintings found so far.

#Chauvet  --  The Panther Panel  --  32,000-30,000 BCE  --  Chauvet Cave, France

-- Chauvet Cave Paintings -- UNESCO World Heritage Site -- The Panther Panel -- BCE. Fourteen different animal species are depicted in the Chauvet Cave.

Horse in the Central recess at the Chauvet Cave in France, one of the most famous prehistoric rock art sites in the world. The paintings there have been dated between 30,000 and 33,000 years old.

A Gallery of Cave Paintings from the Chauvet Cave as part of the Bradshaw Foundation France Rock Art Archive. The Chauvet Cave is one of the most famous prehistoric rock art sites in the world.

#Chauvet -- Chauvet Cave Paintings -- UNESCO World Heritage Site -- 32,000-30,000 BCE. Fourteen different animal species are depicted in the Chauvet Cave. -- Chauvet Cave -- Ardeche Valley, France.

The Cave Art Paintings of the Chauvet Cave

-- Chauvet Cave Paintings -- UNESCO World Heritage Site -- BCE. Fourteen different animal species are depicted in the Chauvet Cave.

RED HAND & MAMMOTH The Red hand stencil and partial outline of a black mammoth, found in the Red Panels Gallery, are located more specifically on the Panel of Hand Stencils. The hand stencil ha…

ANCIENT ARTWORKS: ~ (France’s Chauvet Cave, located in a limestone plateau of the Ardeche River in southern France, contains some of the earliest known paintings, drawn more than years ago.

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